10 Reasons Why I Mix in Fitness Classes With My Strength Training

10 Reasons Why I Mix in Fitness Classes With My Strength Training

1. Challenging Every time I step into a new class I’m a little nervous. I know its going to be difficult and there’s always the thought that crosses my mind telling me that I should just cancel it. Afterwards, I never regret going. Every class I go to, whether it’s the first time or the [...]

10 Ways to Avoid Weight Gain on Your Next Vacation

10 Ways to Avoid Weight Gain on Your Next Vacation

Americans gain around one pound or more during their vacation time each year. And most of us never burn off that extra weight, says a study published in the journal of Physiology and Behaviour. For someone who frequently travels (for pleasure and a living) this made my stomach turn. I’m sitting on this five-hour plane [...]

The Five Absolute Best Free Fitness and Health Apps (or can help save you money)

The Five Absolute Best Free Fitness and Health Apps (or can help save you money)

  Although I tend to research and plan all my workouts and everything health-related by myself, it's nice to have some extra help once in a while. With so many new apps, websites, a workout plan, online nutrition guides it’s hard to figure out which ones will work best for you. Since iPhones and apps [...]

The Benefits of Turmeric & Turmeric Collagen Tea Recipe

The Benefits of Turmeric & Turmeric Collagen Tea Recipe

I hate fads. I hate fad diets. I hate fad workouts. But once and a while something new grabs my attention. Turmeric is one of those “fads”. This spice has been around for over 4,000 years and has been known to have holistic effects for almost as many years. So why is everyone talking about [...]

2018 Fit Goals: Getting Stronger and Happier in the New Year

2018 Fit Goals: Getting Stronger and Happier in the New Year

Every time January 1st hits, it feels like a chance to start fresh. A chance to forget our mistakes in the past year. Our laziness, and our failed goals or achievements. Something about a new year inspires us to try something new. Or to better ourselves. The number one New Years resolution year after year [...]